Free Summer Concerts

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Musicians from around the world are coming to New York’s parks to perform. Rock, folk, jazz, hip hop, classical, world—no matter what your style is, there’s a performance for you.

Free Summer Concerts Events

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from August 16, 2022 to September 29, 2022

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Aug16

Movie Under the Stars: Luca

at Beach 30th Street PlaygroundQueens

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Set in a beautiful seaside town on the Italian Riviera, Disney and Pixar’s original feature film “Luca” is a coming-of-age story about one young boy experiencing an unforgettable summer
Free!

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Thursday, August 18, 2022

Aug18

Hudson RiverKids

at Hudson River Park's Pier 25Manhattan 
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, Hudson River Park's Pier 63

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Sing and dance your way through the week with our friends at Hudson RiverKids! This free family-friendly series brings together interactive activities and live entertainment.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug18

Ginetta's Vendetta Jazz Concert

at Lawn Area (in Westerleigh Park)Staten Island

5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Join us for an outdoor jazz concert with world class musician Ginetta's Vendetta in partnership with the Jazz Foundation of America.
Free!

Aug18

The Last Poets with Jamaaladeen Tacuma's Band of Resistance / Impact Repertory Theatre / The Harlem Bomb Shelter / DJ Greg Caz

at Marcus Garvey ParkManhattan 
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6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
?The Last Poets are the forefathers of hip-hop, wielding poetry’s rhythmic and political power years before the first MC picked up a mic to move a crowd dancing to breakbeats.
Free!

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Aug18

Forest Park Summer Concert Series - Refugee - Tom Petty Tribute

at George Seuffert, Sr. Bandshell (in Forest Park)Queens

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Spend the evening enjoying the look and sound of Tom Petty and his Heartbreakers.
Free!

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Friday, August 19, 2022

Aug19

OMAR Edwards | Tap Master / LaTasha Barnes: Excerpts from the Jazz Conintuum

at Marcus Garvey ParkManhattan 
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6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Presented with JazzMobile. Programming will kick off at 6:00PM with a free dance workshop from LaTasha Barnes Dance.
Free!

Saturday, August 20, 2022

Aug20

Rise Up NYC Concert Series: Hip Hop and R&B (Harlem)

at 135th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue (in St. Nicholas Park)Manhattan

4:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Enjoy a free hip hop and R&B concert in Harlem featuring Freddie Jackson, EPMD, Donell Jones, and Wyclef Jean!
Free!

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Aug20

"MAROONS & SUFFRAGETTES: A GREG TATE TRIBUTE CONCERT CELEBRATING THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF BURNT SUGAR/DANZ A Tate Family program featuring Burnt Sugar/Danz, Burnt Sugar The Arkestra Chamber, Harriet Tubman, Resistance Revival Chorus, Bardo Steppers, and DJ

at Marcus Garvey ParkManhattan 
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6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
This tribute concert to Greg Tate will feature music, dance and more in honor of the legendary writer/musician/conductor and Harlem resident.
Free!

Aug20

Movies Under the Stars: Encanto

at Lawn Area (in Francis Lewis Park)Queens 
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8:15 p.m.10:45 p.m.
A Colombian teenage girl has to face the frustration of being the only member of her family without magical powers.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 21, 2022

Aug21

Harlem Meer Performance Festival

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan 
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2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The annual Performance Festival brings the best local talent to Central Park. Enjoy a variety of performances featuring multicultural music, dance, and family-friendly entertainment while admiring the Meer-side views. All ages are welcome.
Free!

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